"She enlarged the flower beds"
blow up, enlarge, magnify(verb)
"blow up an image"
become larger or bigger
elaborate, lucubrate, expatiate, exposit, enlarge, flesh out, expand, expound, dilate(verb)
add details, as to an account or idea; clarify the meaning of and discourse in a learned way, usually in writing
"She elaborated on the main ideas in her dissertation"
To make larger.
To speak at length upon or on (some subject)
To release; to set at large.
To get more astern or parallel with the vessel's course; to draw aft; said of the wind.
to make larger; to increase in quantity or dimensions; to extend in limits; to magnify; as, the body is enlarged by nutrition; to enlarge one's house
to increase the capacity of; to expand; to give free scope or greater scope to; also, to dilate, as with joy, affection, and the like; as, knowledge enlarges the mind
to set at large or set free
to grow large or larger; to be further extended; to expand; as, a plant enlarges by growth; an estate enlarges by good management; a volume of air enlarges by rarefaction
to speak or write at length; to be diffuse in speaking or writing; to expatiate; to dilate
to get more astern or parallel with the vessel's course; to draw aft; -- said of the wind
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
en-lärj′, v.t. to make larger: to increase in size or quantity: to expand: to amplify discourse: to set free.—v.i. to grow large or larger: to be diffuse in speaking or writing: to expatiate.—adj. Enlarged′.—adv. Enlar′gedly.—ns. Enlar′gedness; Enlarge′ment, act of enlarging: state of being enlarged: increase: extension: diffuseness of speech or writing: a setting at large: release. [O. Fr. enlarger—en (=L. in), large, large.]
The numerical value of enlarge in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of enlarge in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Glory is like a circle in the water, Which never ceaseth to enlarge itself, Till by broad spreading it disperses to naught.
I might have a small fist. But when it comes to fighting, I will put stones inside to enlarge it. Do not doubt my capabilities.
Definitely, we will continue to enlarge our fleet and increase our number of aircraft in the future, growth in the number of our self-owned aircraft will be in the double-digits next year.
We have been waiting for the formation of a permanent five year government to see if the necessary laws are put forward, including the ones for investment that would allow us to enlarge our presence in Tunisia, all the ingredients are now here to succeed.
The teacher's task is not to implant facts but to place the subject to be learned in front of the learner and, through sympathy, emotion, imagination and patience, to awaken in the learner the restless drive for answers and insights which enlarge the personal life and give it meaning.
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- уголемявам, увеличавамBulgarian
- agrandar, ampliarSpanish
- suurentaa, laajentaaFinnish
- élargir, agrandirFrench
- ampliar, aumentarPortuguese
- увеличить, увеличиватьRussian
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